Get students up and moving. Refocus them. Encourage them to think in a different way. Reward them for good behavior. Even leave the cards for a substitute as "filler activities". Print and go resource for upper elementary and middle school teachers to use
Brain Breaks to Get Your Students MOVING! Different categories depending on the situation and how you want your students to feel. To calm down? To energize? These videos and brain breaks help organize and manage students
The Wiggle Jar: Help your student's brain take a break. Print the 32 activity cards and put them in a jar. When your student gets wiggly, bored, overwhelmed, or even tired, pull one of the cards out of the jar.